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Nursing Home Care eBooks

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  • Pain in Residential Aged Care Facilities: Management Strategies, 2nd Edition

    This new edition is designed as a "one stop shop" with easy-to-use information and resources at the fingertips of the residential facility and community aged care workforce. It is relevant for personal care assistants, registered nurses, general practitioners, physiotherapists, psychologists, dieticians, occupational therapists, pharmacists and other allied health professionals to identify, assess ... Read more

    $50.99 AUD

  • Long-Term Caring

    Residential, home and community aged care

    The definitive resource for carers working in aged care in Australia and New ZealandFully revised and updated, this new edition of Long Term Caring addresses all requirements of the recently endorsed national Training Package CHC30208 Certificate 111 in Aged Care.Long Term Caring, 2nd Edition: Residential, home and community aged care is written in a clear, uncomplicated style, ideal for students ... Read more

    $122.99 AUD

  • The Validation Breakthrough, Third Edition

    Simple Techniques for Communicating with People with Alzheimer's and Other Dementias

    Join the 10,000+ agencies in over 16 countries that are successfully implementing the Validation method in their organizations and start changing how you care for individuals with dementia today! Since its introduction in 1989, Validation has been an effective method of communication that can alleviate distressing behaviors caused by Alzheimer’s-type dementia. The Validation Breakthrough— a 2003 ... Read more

    $66.01 AUD

  • Dementia Beyond Drugs, Second Edition

    Changing the Culture of Care

    Reducing the use of psychotropic drugs in the symptomatic treatment of dementia is key to successfully implementing compassionate, person-centered practices in your organization—and this book shows clearly why and how it can be done. The revised second edition of this award-winning resource introduces new research, language, and examples to reinforce the core message that antipsychotic medications ... Read more

    $64.54 AUD

  • Aged Care, The complete Australian guide

    by Val Nigol ...
    series Edition 7
    Aged Care, The complete Australian guide is the 7th edition of the most authoritative text on the process of receiving government assisted aged care either at home or in an aged care facility. The first paper edition, Aged Care Homes, The complete Australian guide, was published in 2008. To reflect the regular changes to aged care fees and charges since 2008, the author has published 5 eBook ... Read more

    $10.99 AUD

  • CLOMIPHENE

    by Kay Bally ...
    Clomifene, also known as clomiphene, is a remedy used to treat infertility in women who do not ovulate, including those with polycystic ovary syndrome.Clomid is a popular brand name and nickname for generic clomiphene citrate. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved this oral fertility medication for use in women who are unable to become pregnant.In male,clomiphene citrate may improve ... Read more

    $9.98 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

  • Mosby's Essentials for Nursing Assistants - E-Book

    Ideal for shorter, more focused courses, this concise text provides coverage of the concepts and skills that are essential for becoming a nursing assistant. It clearly and logically presents the responsibilities of the nursing assistant in a readable, highly visual format that appeals to learners of all levels.- Focus On the Pride boxes emphasize Personal and professional responsibility, Rights ... Read more

    $62.99 AUD

  • Bedpans to Boardrooms

    The Nomadic Nurse Series, #2

    Book 2 - The Nomadic Nurse Series
    Hold on tight, this is not what we expected to happen to the fun loving career nurse we met in Ooh Matron!Is Sarah Jane playing with fire?Sarah Jane's life is set to be turned upside down as she juggles the pursuit of her nursing career with the roles of wife and mother. Her nursing career deviates off course into the aged care sector to accommodate her personal life and calls for a variety of ... Read more

    $4.99 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

  • Soins palliatifs à domicile - Repères pour la pratique

    series Partage d'expériences
    Accompagner et soigner une personne atteinte d’une maladie grave ou arrivant en fin de vie est source de nombreuses interrogations pour les soignants intervenant à domicile.- Comment soulager au mieux la douleur ?- Comment réduire les symptômes d’inconfort et aider la personne à vivre ce temps de sa vie ?- Comment soutenir les proches et prévenir leur épuisement ?- Quelle position adopter face à ... Read more

    $27.99 AUD

  • First Help For Occasional Rescuers

    FIRST HELP FOR OCCASIONAL RESCUERSThis book is dedicated to all the people who have no knowledge of medicine and its applications while facing serious or trivial mediccal emergencies.In my twenty years of experience in handling medical emergencies brought me in contact with people who panicked or not knowing how or what to do in medical emergencies, if they had the slightest knowledge of how to ... Read more

    $15.99 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

  • Enhancing Staff Retention in Person-Centered Care Environments for Older Adults

    How to Create and Implement a Comprehensive Orientation Program

    “Janine Lange deftly describes an invaluable process that can contribute greatly to building and sustaining a culture of care.” —Stephen Long, Ph.D., author of Caring for People with Challenging Behaviors, Second Edition“This book is greatly needed. Lange provides practical information that can be easily implemented with any facility.” —Gayle Doll, Director, Center on Aging, Kansas State ... Read more

    $54.27 AUD

  • Understanding and Preventing Harmful Interactions Between Residents with Dementia

    by Eilon Caspi ...
    Professional care providers can learn ways to avoid one of the most challenging and costly problems to occur in care settings: Interactions between residents that lead to serious harm. Most of these episodes are preventable. Understanding what may provoke a person with dementia to respond in a physically or verbally harmful manner is the key to prevention and mitigation.This book provides the ... Read more

    $66.01 AUD

  • A Long-Term Care Leader's Guide to High Performance

    Doing Better Together

    “Essential reading for all current and future leaders in long-term care. The authors are outstanding in this field, and provide valuable insight.”—Nicholas G. Castle, Ph.D., Professor, Department of Health Policy & Management, University of Pittsburgh“A really good book for anyone who wants the ‘secret sauce’ that makes great nursing centers tick.”—J. Mark Traylor, President & CEO, Traylor-Porter ... Read more

    $76.28 AUD

  • Pflegebedürftigkeit

    Ein Leitfaden für pflegende Angehörige

    by Anja Palesch ...
    In Deutschland werden derzeit über 2 Millionen Pflegebedürftige in der Häuslichkeit versorgt. Das stellt Angehörige vor besondere Herausforderungen. Dazu gehört auch, sich in einem Dschungel aus Informationen zurechtzufinden. Dieses Buch erläutert die aktuellen gesetzlichen Ansprüche und begleitet durch alle Bereiche der Versorgung, von der Antragstellung bis zur Vorsorgevollmacht. Es bietet ... Read more

    $37.99 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

  • ROBOTIC NURSE VS HUMAN NURSE

    Futuristic Impact on Patient's Care

    This pamphlet discusses the creation of humanoid nurse robots which have the possibility of replacing human nurses in hospital wards. ... Read more

    $4.40 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

  • Old and Thrown Away

    One woman’s journey with her mom through the nursing home experience in the United States

    Old and Thrown Away: One woman’s journey with her mom through the nursing home experience in the United StatesBy: Marie ThunderwestThe nightmare of COVID-19 brought to the forefront the plight of the elderly who reside in nursing homes. Most Americans have no idea of what transpires behind the walls of these facilities, the dangers they pose, and the risks we take when we move our loved ones from ... Read more

    $11.74 AUD

  • Models and Pathways for Person-Centered Elder Care

    series Leading Principles & Practices in Elder Care
    “This book should be read by anyone who cares about the quality of life for people who are older or disabled and need assistance from others, no matter what the setting. The authors handle a wide breadth of topics with voices of authority, experience and passion. They offer inspiring real-world examples, proving that profound change is possible for those who live and work in long-term care.”—Beth ... Read more

    $88.02 AUD

  • Ambulante Pflege in der modernen Gesellschaft

    Aktuelle Bestandsaufnahme und Zukunftsperspektiven

    Der Band beschäftigt sich mit dem zunehmend kritischen Bereich der sozialen Infrastruktur, der ambulanten Pflege. Er nimmt eine Bestandsaufnahme dessen vor, was gegenwärtig bei der häuslichen Unterstützung längerfristig hilfe- bzw. pflegebedürftiger Personen geschieht bzw. geschehen kann und wie sich dies zu den Erwartungen und Versprechungen verhält, die den öffentlichen und fachwissenschaftlichen ... Read more

    $54.99 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

  • The Notekeeper

    A beautiful, heart-breaking story full of hope

    by Hannah Treave ...
    In order to love again, first she’ll need to learn how to live again…Following a tragedy, Zoe flees Australia and makes a life for herself in the UK. Two years later, working as a care nurse in Bath and knowing just how much comfort last words can bring, Zoe has taken it upon herself to become a notekeeper - writing down the final thoughts of her patients and delivering them to their loved ones ... Read more

    $4.99 AUD

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  • Spaced Retrieval Step by Step

    An Evidence-Based Memory Intervention

    “With a technique that is easy for anybody to learn and with the potential to achieve amazing outcomes, this is one of the most powerful books ever written to help people living with dementia to do so with dignity, respect, and independence.”—Ann Kelly, Managing Director, Montessori Ageing Support ServicesSpaced Retrieval (SR) is an effective way to support individuals with dementia and other ... Read more

    $58.67 AUD

  • Spiritualität Raum geben

    Wie der Blickrichtungswechsel Menschen mit und ohne Demenz ermutigen kann

    Der Mensch, ganzheitlich betrachtet, ist ein körperliches und geistig-spirituelles Wesen - Körper und Seele benötigen stärkende Nahrung. Dies gilt für die gesamte Lebensspanne des Menschen, insbesondere jedoch für die Lebensphase des Alters, in der er früher oder später häufig tiefgreifende Veränderungen seines Alltags erlebt. Dieses Buch regt dazu an, darüber nachzudenken, wie Menschen mit und ... Read more

    $28.99 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

  • Meeting the Leadership Challenge in Long-Term Care

    What You Do Matters

    "This book represents the intersection of nursing and culture change. Read it. Do it with, not for, your staff."—Sarah Burger, RNC, MPH, FAAN, Gerontological Nurse Consultant"This book should be required reading for all who work in care settings, and the text used for leadership and health care administration courses in colleges.” —Joanne Rader, RN, MN, PMHNP, Nurse Specialist Consultant"David ... Read more

    $76.28 AUD

  • Emorroidi e stitichezza - Eliminarli per sempre

    Le emorrodi sono una conseguenza della stitichezza. La stitichezza è una strategia nella quale il corpo utilizza gli sfinteri per trattenere dentro gli intestini la materia fecale per più tempo del dovuto e in questo modo riuscire a vivere camminando male e respirarando male. Questo libro spiega in che modo bisogna camminare e come sono gli esercizi di respirazione addominale e toracica che si ... Read more

    $14.99 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

  • Bullying Among Older Adults

    How to Recognize and Address an Unseen Epidemic

    “This book provides a foundation for understanding bullying behaviors among older adults . . . and [fills] an important gap in a topic where so few other resources are available.”—Mercedes Bern-Klug, Ph.D., M.S.W., M.A., John A. Hartford Geriatric Social Work Faculty Scholar, and Director, Aging Studies Program, University of Iowa“This much needed resource is well researched and full of practical ... Read more

    $48.40 AUD